Lectures and seminars Extra Honorary CMM Lecture
The Systemic Autoinflammatory Diseases: Coming of Age with Human Genome
Dan L. Kastner M.D., PhD.
NIH Distinguished Investigator, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.
Dr Dan Kastner, USA has pioneered the understanding of autoinflammatory syndromes and described a new group of rare autoimmune diseases, using ingenious genetic and immunologic methodologies. He has taken the basic understanding of these syndromes to successful therapeutic applications. Dan Kastner will provide us with an honorary lecture after receiving the Crafoord Prize in polyarthritis 2021 in Lund, Sweden earlier in the week for establishing the concept of autoinflammatory diseases.
Host for the extra honorary lecture is Professor Lars Klareskog, Karolinska Institutet.